Highland Heights is a somewhat small city located in the state of Ohio. With a population of 8,396 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Highland Heights is the 195th largest community in Ohio.
Highland Heights home prices are not only among the most expensive in Ohio, but Highland Heights real estate also consistently ranks among the most expensive in America.
Highland Heights is a decidedly white-collar city, with fully 91.28% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Highland Heights is a city of professionals, managers, and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Highland Heights who work in management occupations (18.96%), sales jobs (12.38%), and healthcare (12.31%).
Also of interest is that Highland Heights has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Highland Heights is a good choice for families with children because of several factors. Many other families with children live here, making it a place where both parents and children are more likely to develop social ties with other families. The city’s good public school district and large population of college-educated adults provide an environment conducive to academic success. Many people own their own single-family homes, providing areas for children to play and stability in the community. Finally, Highland Heights’s overall crime rate is lower than average for the country.
Highland Heights is a small city, and as such doesn't have a public transit system that people use to get to and from their jobs every day.
Do you like to read, write and learn? If you move to Highland Heights, you'll likely find that many of your neighbors like to as well. Highland Heights is one of the more educated communities in America, with a full 54.48% of its adults having a college degree or even advanced degree, compared to a national average across all communities of 21.84%.
The per capita income in Highland Heights in 2010 was $43,645, which is wealthy relative to Ohio and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $174,580 for a family of four.
The people who call Highland Heights home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Highland Heights residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Important ancestries of people in Highland Heights include German, Irish, English, and Polish.
The most common language spoken in Highland Heights is English. Other important languages spoken here include Italian and Spanish.